Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Statistics
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 143 138
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 -35
Contract jobs citing Statistics 13 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.60% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 9
Leeds median daily rate £420 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £313 £199 £225
90th Percentile £480 £500 £422
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -17.00% +25.00% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.00 -

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1887 2629 2555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.65% 88.10% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1853 1811
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £248
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 43
Leeds median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -21.94% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.53
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.71 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +12.20%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Leeds

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Statistics in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Leeds

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Leeds

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
1 8 (61.54%) Operations Research
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
1 8 (61.54%) Data Quality
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Economics
2 7 (53.85%) SAS
2 7 (53.85%) VBA
3 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (38.46%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) NHS
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) MS Access
6 3 (23.08%) DTS
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) Toad
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (23.08%) Stata
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Billing

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (23.08%) DTS
3 3 (23.08%) MS Access
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) NHS
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
1 8 (61.54%) Operations Research
2 7 (53.85%) Economics
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VBA
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle